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Best things to do in Coburg North

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Drive-in Theater
“Want to experience the fun of one of the few remaining drive-ins, then this is only a short drive away. Check the web site for session times - and find out if the food trucks will be in attendance. It is a great fun way to see a movie!”
17 locals recommend
Bus Station
“A large, rambling park perfect for picnicking with playgrounds, barbecue facilities, walking and bike paths and nature play all set in a beautiful heritage setting overlooking Coburg Lake. Great to take kids for a run around or take the picnic blanket under the bed and find a secluded spot for a relaxing afternoon. DOn't forget to grab some bread from the freezer and feed the ducks!”
9 locals recommend
Park
“Once the site of the quarry where the stones that built Pentridge were dug, now a lake and park in sight of Pentridge's bluestone walls.”
10 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Open area with BBQ's and kids playground, water birds - swans, ducks etc...”
4 locals recommend
Café
$
“Probably the best barista coffee in the area. Small, quirky room with an al fresco out the back. Just over the road from the Lincoln Mills Homemaker Centre (Bunnings, Office Works, etc).”
4 locals recommend
Fish & Chip Shop
$$
“Very well priced and great seafood/fish & chip restaurant with generous portions.”
4 locals recommend
Cinema
“One of the last of an important endangered species in Melbourne, the original 50s Drive Inn. ”
3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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5 locals recommend
Establishment
“Build in the 60's, this pool has all the original retro feels and is located on the banks of the Merri creek. Totally unique, lots of shade and space to chill as well as separate pool with diving boards. 5 minute walk from Edgars creek retreat. ”
3 locals recommend
Bar
“First & Last Sydney Rd 15 minute walk (east) ORDINARY PUB, ORDINARY FOOD, POKIES & TAB ABOUT 20 min walk.”
1 local recommends
Post Office
1 local recommends
Shopping Centre
“Nearest supermarket, also a Fish and Chip shop, a pharmacy, a cafe and a bottle shop”
2 locals recommend
Café
1 local recommends
Establishment
“Another interesting Coburg landmark, hidden away, like so many, with a fascinating history.”
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Open every Sunday and situated on the grounds of one of Australia's last surviving drive-in cinemas, this market has a truly startling array of genuine trash and occasionally treasures.”
2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Check website for dates; often a weekly night market, usually Saturdays. Food, live music and shopping.”
1 local recommends